Glass bottles filled with flammable liquid, with a burning cloth in the neck. A favorite weapon for hooligans and desperate warriors from rim to rim.
Molotov cocktails are ranged (non-smeltable) weapon that set a 3x3 plus shaped (+) zone on fire where it lands.
Accuracy is poor on moving targets.
A way to defend a base using it is to make coming raids softer after dropping on stone floors/walls so that enemies have a difficult time getting in , without burning the base itself.
- Select a colonist and equip him/her with Molotov's
- Make the colonist a soldier
- Click the "B" to select target area.